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19-year-old sentenced to 71 years in prison after police pursuit left one dead and others injured in Dec. 2021

Solon Police
Posted at 5:32 PM, Aug 05, 2022

SOLON, Ohio — A 19-year-old man was found guilty of multiple charges and sentenced to 71 years in prison after a Solon police pursuit ended in a fatal crash in December 2021.

Jaymarlon Hayes was found guilty on the following charges:

  • Two counts of aggravated vehicular assault
  • One count of involuntary manslaughter
  • One count of failure to comply
  • One count of carrying a concealed weapon
  • One count of trafficking
  • One count of aggravated robbery
  • One count of felonious assault
  • One count of grand theft
  • One count of having weapons under disability

On Dec. 3, Hayes and a 20-year-old man crashed their vehicle following a police pursuit that left one dead and two motorists injured.

The 20-year-old was sentenced to 18 years in prison for three cases.


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